User talk:JaapB

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Navigation templates302:44, 5 December 2009
Saying Hello108:40, 28 November 2009

Navigation templates

Hi Jaap,

Navigation templates are slightly out of scope of the workshop but I think you are ready for them based on the progress you have made your project. Let me know if you have any questions.

Kruhly (talk)07:09, 3 December 2009

Ha Rob,

footnote and ref are in WE not like in wikipedia. I would like to see an example of the use of rev and revlist or footnotes, for the help text is very short.

JaapB (talk)19:00, 3 December 2009

Hi Jaap,

Try the edit view of the what is a wiki tutorial to see how the references are done.

The syntax is <ref> What you want to ref here </ref> which displays like [1]


Then down where you want the notes you use <references/> only not a pair of tags. This displays the references with the choice of heading or not up to you.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. What you want to ref here

I don't remember having a footnotes citing system available.

There is a template called {{UrlRef| url goes here}} that shows nothing on screen but creates a reference to the url when the page is printed to pdf.

There is a Harvard style citation {{Harv|Wiki|2006}} which displays like so:

(Wiki 2006)

Let me know if this helps.

Kruhly (talk)22:12, 4 December 2009

A link to the extension page for the <ref> tag, has some better examples.

http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Cite/Cite.php#Usage

Note that WE may not be running the latest version.

Kruhly (talk)02:44, 5 December 2009
 
 
 

Saying Hello

Hi Jaap,

I really like the grainy effect on your profile photo - how did you achieve it? What's your favourite piece to play on the Bass Clarinet?
--Sandy Causer (aka Wakalena) 03:37, 28 November 2009 (UTC)

Wakalena (talk)03:37, 28 November 2009

Ha Sandy, I did use Gimp for it, with a filter, but I cannot remember which one. I always start my playing bass clarinet with a song " Dance of the Bears" very well known to children. JaapB 08:40, 28 November 2009 (UTC)

JaapB (talk)08:40, 28 November 2009